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Cancer survivor: Fortunately, Juneau has Tamara Collins

...chemotherapy, information and help to address side effects while undergoing cancer treatment, she also has given me many blood transfusions.Since December 2012, I have received 52 units of blood to combat my medical issues. Life is precious and everyone...
Questions and answers about the US Ebola case

...said the hospital was discussing experimental treatments. A Tekmira Pharmaceuticals drug called TKM-Ebola and blood transfusions from an Ebola survivor were given to one of the recently infected U.S. aid workers.Q: Could there be more...
Tour leader Nibali: Doping belongs to cycling past

...Astana, was kicked out of the 2007 Tour after its star rider Alexandre Vinokourov tested positive for banned blood transfusions. He served his ban, returned to racing, and won gold at the London Olympics. Vinokourov is now Astana's general...
For Armstrong, a smart PR move to talk to Oprah

...Doping Agency produced damning evidence in October linking Armstrong to using banned substances and receiving illegal blood transfusions. The agency stripped Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and hit him with a lifetime ban from cycling...
Sports Shorts

...other defendants are facing charges they endangered the health of cyclists by allegedly helping them cheat through blood transfusions, but anti-doping watchdogs are also interested in the large amounts of evidence not being presented at Madrid's...
Froome shows he can take Tour de France punches

...Service team would exhaust his rivals. But the way Sky wilted on Sunday definitely was not. Doped up on hormones, blood transfusions and other performance-enhancers, Armstrong's teammates rarely looked human like this. This Tour is the first...
3 in a million disease doesn't stop one in a million girl

...through is enough to make the average person cringe; she has had multiple biopsies, surgeries, chemotherapy, a blood transfusion and more. Taylee had to have her heart defribillated as a result of her chemotherapy treatment, leaving a burn...
New Tour de France leader insists he's for real

...credible than it was when Armstrong and his U.S. Postal Service teammates were pumping themselves with hormones, blood transfusions and other banned performance-enhancers.While improved doping controls do not guarantee that the 198 riders who...
Eagles' new mew

...scout project. One Wing, a bald eagle rescued after the Exxon Valdez oil spill, will never be released, but blood transfusions from the bird have benefited about two dozen other birds.
A car crash and a miracle

...consciousness and in intensive care, Elmer said. He wasn't doing much better. Doctors told Ramona she would need a blood transfusion. She was in no condition to make a decision. It sounded risky and she could only vaguely make out what doctors...


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